American Idol

Ratings: ‘American Idol’ steady in new timeslot on Thursday – 03/14/2014

American Idol XIII had a 2.2 adult rating on Thursday even from last week’s series low. This is good news as the time change to 9 PM did not affect the ratings. (Maybe next week, LOL).

Five programs out-rated Idol however and viewership fell below 9 million. Idol had its third least-watched show of all time. (The number to watch out for is 7.5 million from Season One back in July 3, 2002).

The Big Bang Theory had a 4.9 rating and 17.26 million viewers, the #1 and most watched show of the night.

Hell’s Kitchen had a 1.9 rating and 5.27 million viewers.

Once Upon a Time in Wonderland had a 0.8 rating and 3.12 million viewers.

The Millers had a 2.6 rating and 11.10 million viewers.

Two and a Half Men had a 2.6 rating and 10.04 million viewers.

Grey’s Anatomy had a 2.3 rating (beating Idol head to head) and 7.13 million viewers.

Reign had a 0.6 rating and 1.65 million viewers.

Scandal had a 2.7 rating and 8.09 million viewers.

Elementary had a 1.7 rating and 9.03 million viewers.

American Idol Ratings 2014

Ratings Thursday Preliminary March 13, 2014

Time NET Show Rating Share Viewers (Millions)
8:00PM CBS The Big Bang Theory 4.9 17 17.26
FOX Hell’s Kitchen 1.9 7 5.27
NBC Community 1.0 4 2.89
ABC Once Upon A Time in Wonderland 0.8 3 3.12
CW The Vampire Diaries -R 0.3 1 1.13
8:30PM CBS The Millers 2.6 8 11.10
NBC Parks and Recreation 1.1 4 2.73
9:00PM CBS Two and a Half Men 2.6 8 10.04
ABC Grey’s Anatomy 2.3 7 7.13
FOX American Idol 2.2 6 8.76
NBC Hollywood Game Night 1.0 3 2.97
CW Reign 0.6 2 1.65
9:30PM CBS The Crazy Ones 1.8 5 7.01
10:00 PM ABC Scandal 2.7 8 8.09
CBS Elementary 1.7 5 9.03
NBC Parenthood 1.2 4 3.87

Half Hours

Time NET Show Viewers (Millions) Rating/Share
8:00 p.m. ABC Once Upon a Time in Wonderland 3.28 0.8/3
CBS The Big Bang Theory 17.26 4.9/17
NBC Community 2.89 1.0/4
Fox Hell’s Kitchen (season premiere) 5.02 1.8/7
CW The Vampire Diaries (R) 1.15 0.3/1
8:30 p.m. ABC Once Upon a Time in Wonderland 2.96 0.7/2
CBS The Millers 11.10 2.6/8
NBC Parks and Recreation 2.73 1.1/4
Fox Hell’s Kitchen (season premiere) 5.53 2.0/7
CW The Vampire Diaries (R) 1.11 0.3/1
9:00 p.m. ABC Grey’s Anatomy 7.03 2.3/7
CBS Two and a Half Men 10.04 2.6/8
NBC Hollywood Game Night 2.77 1.0/3
Fox American Idol 8.36 2.1/6
CW Reign 1.67 0.6/2
9:30 p.m. ABC Grey’s Anatomy 7.23 2.3/7
CBS The Crazy Ones 7.01 1.8/5
NBC Hollywood Game Night 3.17 1.0/3
Fox American Idol 9.17 2.2/6
CW Reign 1.63 0.6/2
10:00 p.m. ABC Scandal 8.14 2.8/8
CBS Elementary 9.36 1.9/6
NBC Parenthood 3.69 1.1/3
10:30 p.m. ABC Scandal 8.05 2.7/8
CBS Elementary 8.70 1.5/5
NBC Parenthood 4.05 1.2/4

Via TVbytheNumbers / TV Media Insights

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4 comments
Raven A. Knight
Raven A. Knight

The Talent is not bad this year, it just isn't new or exciting anymore.

Craig Webb
Craig Webb

and voting out one of the best this early wasn't the best thing for ratings either...ugh